Claude Monet’s garden in Giverny

As I told you a few weeks ago, I made a day trip to the charming village of Giverny over Bastille Day weekend. I was looking forward to visiting Claude Monet’s estate again as it impressed me by its beauty and peacefulness on my first visit a few years ago (blog post). I thought the … Continue reading Claude Monet’s garden in Giverny

Bright flowers and water lilies: Claude Monet’s Giverny garden

Have you ever read Roald Dahl’s My Uncle Oswald? It’s the hilarious story of Oswald and Yasmin who travel the world armed with the most powerful aphrodisiac to collect the semen of great men. Einstein, Picasso, Freud, they all fall victim to the plot, along with many others. One day, Oswald and Yasmin decide to … Continue reading Bright flowers and water lilies: Claude Monet’s Giverny garden